Ukroboronprom state concern in January-September saw sales revenues rise by 28.44% YoY, to 18.536 billion UAH.
According to the press service of the state concern, in the first nine months of 2016 investment in production of new military equipment during increased by 11%, to 476 million UAH.
The volume of goods shipped for exports in the reporting period grew by 19.84% YoY, to $592 million. The portfolio of Ukroboronprom export orders as of September 30, 2016 stood at $1.45 billion.
At present, the members of Ukroboronprom, created by the presidential decree in December 2010, are 112 companies of the defense industry, including Ukrspecexport state company and its subsidiaries. 21 companies of the state concern are located on the temporarily occupied territory of Crimea and on the uncontrolled territories of Ukraine in Donetsk and Luhansk regions. (Interfax/Business World Magazine)